Career

Career orientation and application

INFORMATION

Course code

CO-1703

Dates 2017

Thursday 23, 30 March, 6, 13, 20 April 2017 

Time

13.00-17.00

Course fee

This training will be paid from central funds. However, you do need permission from your head of department.

Group size

Maximum 10 participants

Trainer

Harry Linders, senior trainer and consultant

Course materials

Course materials will be provided during the training.

FOR WHOM?

For English-speaking PhD-candidates and postdocs who wish to move on from academy to industry. For Dutch-speaking PhD-candidates and postdocs there is a course Loopbaanoriëntatie en sollicitatie.

RESULT

You will have formulated a personal profile and know how to draw up a plan of action to make the next step in your career using your network. Furthermore you will have the opportunity to discuss and check your resume and application letter among peers. In the last afternoon you can practise an interview.

CONTENT

What am I good at and what can I further develop?

  • What makes me tick?
  • How do I tend to act?
  • What do I expect from my career?
  • How do I achieve that objective?
  • How can I create and use my network effectively?

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

4 meetings and a possibility to practise an interview in a fifth or sixth meeting. The study load for this course is roughly equivalent to 1 ECTS.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

Not applicable

Further information
Marjolein Rietman
Career Development Centre HR

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